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  • Should I Still Wish: A Memoir (American Lives)
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    Pages : 156

    by: John W. Evans

    Publisher: pUniversity of Nebraska Press

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    A slim but probing biography of grief and happiness.

    In a follow-up to his debut memoir, Young Widower (2014), Evans (Creative Writing/Stanford Univ.) explores his next stages of life following the death of his wife, Katie. Married just three years at the time 30-year-old Katie was killed by a bear while walking in the woods ne ... more

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    2017-01-01

    ISBN-10: 0803295227

    ISBN-13: 9780803295223

    Language: English

  • Apollo Pilot: The Memoir of Astronaut Donn Eisele (Outward Odyssey: A People's History of Spaceflight)
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    Pages : 184

    by: Donn Eisele Francis French

    Publisher: pUniversity of Nebraska Press

    description

    A posthumous memoir gives an unsung astronaut his due.

    In the annals of manned space flight, Donn Eisele (1930-1987) would seem to be the forgotten man, his name not as recognizable as that of crewmates Wally Schirra and Walt Cunningham, let alone John Glenn and Neil Armstrong. Yet the author was a member of Apollo 7, the first ... more

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    2017-01-01

    ISBN-10: 0803262833

    ISBN-13: 9780803262836

    Language: English